This is a MagTek card reader with USB keyboard emulation. For retailers and financial institutions that want security, ergonomic design and ease-of-use, the secure card reader authenticator (SCRA) is MagneSafe secured and offers a reliable and convenient swipe path with complete security features for the peace of mind you can trust. Specifically designed to meet PCI DSS requirements to secure card data, the MagTek card reader employs the industry standard, Triple DES encryption and is USB powered.
This bi-directional SCRA conveniently makes any existing electronic transaction more secure. This card reader enables retailers and financial institutions to future proof their POS, and PC-based electronic transactions that support today's traditional applications and tomorrow's advanced security requirements. Giving you the flexibility to activate advanced security features including card authentication, data encryption, and device/host authentication remotely when higher security is necessary. This Centurion has Level 3 Security and is in USB Keyboard Emulation mode.
Note: This unit is powered by USB and includes USB Cable.